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Work Table

1991.1363 (RS21289)

Description

Work table. Mahogany. Rectangular top with ovolo corners. Single central drawer with double-arch molding and brass pulls. Fitted with runners for work bag (bag missing). Rests on round, reeded tapering legs with cylindrical feet. Varnished.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1820
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
mahogany (wood)
reed (grass, material)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Reed
reed (grass, material)
Sheraton
TABLE, SEWING
tables (support furniture)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
work tables
Dimensions
25 1/4 x 18 1/2 x 14 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1363
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3166

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